Emmie's Offenses

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Jiufen

“Ever been to Jiufen?” I asked Mom. “No.” “You should go! It has a nice view of the sea. It’s rumored to be the city that inspired S...

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Antarctica

I don't feel ready for summer yet.

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Guest Closet

On Sunday (Mom’s only day off), I tried to cajole Mom into organizing the guest bedroom closet, which houses her collection of cheapo pastel summer...

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Kokeshi

I love wooden crafts. Here are a couple of kokeshi dolls. Kokeshi were originally created as souvenirs for hot springs/onsen visitors to northern Japa...